The Chesapeake Bay is well known for its abundance of seafood. The most popular seafood that was found in this bay was crabs, oysters and clams. Seafood production is not as productive as it used to be and this is due to over harvesting and foreign species invasion.
On the other hand, the reproduction of the Rock fish or Striped bass has made an astonishing come back. Aside from fishing, tourists are welcome to spend their time here swimming, boating and sailing in the glassy waters of the Chesapeake Bay.
Chesapeake Bay: The current water temperature 75.2 °FThe temperature is suitable for swimming
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July and August are the two hottest months in the year and it is only advisable that your visit at this time, if you are ken on water sports and activities as the Chesapeake bay water temperature is warm as well. December through to February on the other hand are the coldest months of the year, but there is hardly any snow.
The best way to travel to Chesapeake Bay especially if you are Traveling from abroad is to take a flight to the BWI Airport.
14 Days Weather Forecast for Chesapeake Bay
Activities around Chesapeake Bay
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